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93 artists not to miss at Upfest 2017

By ellie mckeon, Thursday Jul 27, 2017

Upfest returns to the streets of Bedminster and Southville from July 29-31 for Europe’s largest, free, street art and graffiti festival.

More than 300 artists will be painting 35 venues, including for the first time this year Ashton Gate stadium, with the painting accompanied by an affordable art sale, music stages and art workshops.

Here are some of our favourite artists coming to Bristol from 30 countries and across the UK to paint live on 30,000sqft of surfaces this weekend:

Alexander Tadlock, California/Mexico, painting location TBC

 

Andrew Burns Colwill, Bristol will be painting at the Coopers Arms

 

Angus Art, Bristol, will be painting at the Hen and Chicken

 

Ant Carver, London, is painting at South Street Park

 

Arladiss, Norwa, is painting at South Street Park

 

Aspire, Bristol, painting at Ashton Gate

 

ATM, London

 

Beastie, Gloucester, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Beep Monkey, Bristol, is painting at North St. Green

 

Bex Glover,  Bristol, is painting at McColls

 

Bisser, Belgium, is painting at South Street Park

 

Boaster, Nottingham, is painting at Raleigh Road

 

Braga, Marseille, is painting at South Street Park

 

Brain Paint Circle, Germany

 

Buff Monster, New York, painting at Salvation Army Shop

 

Carleen de Sozer, London, is painting at The Rising Sun

 

Caro Pepe, Argentina/Berlin, is painting at The Tobacco Factory

 

Chaingun, Belfast/Bristol, is painting at North Street Green

 

Cheo, Bristol, is painting at The Brewery Theatre

 

Chinagirl tile, Vienna, is painting at The Tobacco Factory

 

Copyright, UK, is painting at The Steam Crane

 

CRS, Cyprus, painting at St Francis’ Church

 

Dice Sixtyseven, Cheltenham, is painting at South Street Park

 

Diff, Bristol, is painting at The Hen and Chicken

 

DinDin, Belgium, is painting at North Street Green

 

Dinho Bento, Brazil, is, painting at South Street Park

 

Diogo Galvão, Brazil, is painting at South Street Park

 

Dr. Love, Georgia, is painting at The Tobacco Factory

 

Dreph, UK, painting at The Rising Sun

 

Dzia, Antwerp, is painting at Redpoint Climbing Centre

 

Eelus, Brighton, painting at Royston Garden News

 

Eleman, Zaragoza, is painting at South Street Park

 

Emily Donald, Newquay, is painting at St. Francis’ Church

 

F1NK, Bristol, is painting at North Street Green

 

Filthy Luker and Pedro Estrellas, Bristol, are painting at The Hen and Chicken

 

Gage, Bristol, is painting at Stanley Street

 

Gemma Compton, Bristol, is painting at The Steam Crane

 

Georgie, Bristol, is painting at North Street Green

 

Girls On Top Crew, UK, is painting at South Street Park

 

Glam, Portugal, is painting at South Street Park

 

Goin, France, is painting at Millers

 

Hazard, UK, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Hb, UK/Berlin, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Hypo, Bristol, is painting at South Street Park

 

Ian Phenna, Liverpool, is painting at The Hen and Chicken

 

Id-iom, UK, is painting at South Street Park

 

Inke, Brazil, is painting at South Street Park

 

Insane51, Athens, painting at 239 West Street

 

Irony, UK, painting at 302 North Street

 

Jay Sharples, Manchester, painting at The Spotted Cow

 

Jimmer Willmott, Bristol, painting at St Francis’ Church

 

Joan Aguiló, Barcelona, painting at Ashton Gate

 

Jody, Bristol, painting at The Nursery

 

John D’Oh, Bristol, painting at South Street Park

 

John Dot S, Bucharest, painting at Ashton Gate

 

Johnman, UK, painting at The Spotted Cow

 

JXC, London, painting at The Hen and Chicken

 

K.SHiT, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Kid 30, Midlands, is painting at Raleigh Road

 

Kid Crayon, Bristol, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

KLER, Switzerland, is painting at South Street Park

 

Kobra, São Paulo, is painting at The Tobacco Factory

 

Krimsone, Australia, is painting at South Street Park

 

Krishna Malla, Cornwall, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

KristX, France, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Kyle Von Brown, Bristol, is painting at North Street Green

 

Lady JDay, France, is painting at The Tobacco Factory

 

Lapiz, Buenos Aires, is painting at North Street Green

 

Lea Gudrich, Cologne, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Lee Ellis, Bristol, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Lélé, France, is painting at South Street Park

 

Lemak, Bristol, is painting at The Spotted Cow

 

Leo Boyd, Belfast, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Lilz, Weston-Super-Mare, is painting at St Francis’ Church

 

Loch Ness, Bristol, is painting at Compass Point School

 

Lucas Antics, Bristol, is painting at The Spotted Cow

 

Majilina, Italy, is painting at South Street Park

 

Mariojin, Italy, is painting at South Street Park

 

MAS972, Tel Aviv, is painting at South Street Park

 

Mawe, Spain, is painting at South Street Park

 

MBG (Matchbox), Bristol, is painting at South Street Park

 

Miss 4ire is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Mon devane, Galicia, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

My Dog Sighs, London, is painting at Lilit

 

N4T4 is painting at Al’s Tikka Grill

 

Nino Werner, Austria, is painting at Ashton Gate

 

Nomad Clan, Manchester, is painting at The Old Bookshop

 

Pahnl, Birmingham, is painting at Souk Kitchen

 

Tom Rawles, Bristol, painting at The Spotted Cow

 

Tymon Ferenc de Laat, Netherlands, is painting at The Spotted Cow

 

Used Pencil, Hong Kong, is painting at The Spotted Cow

 

Will Barras, London, is painting at The Masonic

 

Main photo: Eelus, Brighton, painting at Royston Garden News on North Street

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